Department of Art


BS/BA or BFA of Art + Design

Interdisciplinary Object Design (BS/BA or BFA)

Degree Requirements (BFA)

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Art majors in the Interdisciplinary Object Design BFA concentration must complete 81 units, including 30 units in foundations courses, 33 units in required courses, 15 units in technique courses and 3 units in electives.

2010–2011

Visit the online catalog for your specific catalog year requirements.

First Level Foundations (21 units)
ART 101 Digital Tools and Concepts (3)
ART 103 2D Process (3)
ART 104 3D Process (3)
ART 211 Drawing: Observation and Invention (3)
ART 212 Visual Concepts (3)
ARTH 221 Survey of Western Art I (3)
ARTH 222 Survey of Western Art II (3)

Second Level Foundations (9 units)
ART 217 Digital Concepts: Image and Surface (3)
ART 361 Digital Object Design (3)
ARTH 327 History of Modern Design (3)

Required Courses (33 units)
ART 218 Metals + Jewelry I (3)
ART 231 Ceramics I (3)
ART 311 Wood: Concept and Process (3)
ART 320 Fibers: Structures I (3)
ART 307 Materials: Concept + Process I (3)
ART 365 Design for the WWW (3)
ART 340 Modeling: Concept and Process (3)
ART 422 Designing for Production (3)
ART 490 Internship (3)
ART 498 BFA Project (3)
ARTH 328 Art, Culture, Politics (3)
Or
ARTH 485 Craft Seminar (3)

Advanced Materials and Technique Courses(15 units)
Choose 4 from one group and 1 from a second group or all 5 in one group.
ART 318 Metals + Jewelry II (3)
ART 419 Metals + Jewelry III (3)
ART 319 Casting: Materials and Process (3)
ART 313 Enameling: Glass on Metal (3)
ART 413 Electroforming + Enameling (3)
ART 327 Design and Social Entrepreneurship (3)

ART 241 Sculpture I (3)
ART 339 Metal: Concept and Process (3)
ART 342 Carving: Concept and Process (3)
ART 366 Concept Model Making (3)
ART 327 Design and Social Entrepreneurship (3)

ART 232 Ceramics: Surface Decoration (3)
ART 310 Ceramics: Handbuilding (3)
ART 309 Ceramics: The Potters Wheel (3)
ART 409 Ceramics: The Vessel (3)
ART 327 Design and Social Entrepreneurship (3)

ART 326 Fibers: Surfaces I (3)
ART 328 Fibers: Structures II (3)
ART 337 Fibers: Surfaces II (3)
ART 327 Design and Social Entrepreneurship (3)

Elective (3 units)
ART 2xx/3xx/4xx Any 200, 300, or 400 level studio course (3)

Department of Art + Design, Art History, Art Education
Center for the Arts, Room 3103 (map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Fax: 410-704-2810
E-mail: artdepartment@towson.edu



 

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